Overseas Student Exchange Programme (OSEP) is opened to School of IT year 2 students during their Year 2 second semester. Students with good GPA and attitude will be recommended by their course coordinator for selection interviews.
SIT has Overseas Student Exchange Programme (OSEP) with Hallym University, Gachon University and Dankook University, South Korea. SIT students had the opportunity to study one semester at these overseas universities, as part of the OSEP.
To inculcate a global mindset among students, SIT organised four overseas educational study trips for 108 students to the United States, Taiwan, Korea, Japan and Australia.
The trip to Silicon Valley in the US included visits to Stanford University, UC Berkeley, Google, Plug and Play, Oracle, NestGSV, and the Golden Gate Bridge.
Students on the South Korea Study Trip in 2016 visited well known institutions like Yonsei & Ewha Universities. They also soaked in technology innovations in the Digital Pavilion and Samsung Innovation Museum. The students on the Japan Trip visited Digital IT and Electronics district of Akihabara and checked out the Epson museum and Panasonic Centre. There was time to even immerse themselves in Japanese culture with a home-stay in Nagano.
For the Australia Study Trip, students visited the Commonwealth Bank of Australia, Port of Brisbane and Australia Broadcasting Corporation. Students also toured the Faculty of Engineering, Architecture & IT of University of Queensland, and attended an interaction session with its faculty staff members.
NYP Student Project Centres
By close collaboration with the local Polytechnic, NYP has established Overseas Student Project Centres at Beijing, Suzhou, Chengdu and Guangzhou. The collaborating Polytechnic are Beijing IT College (BiTC), Suzhou Institute Of Services and Outsourcing (SiSO), Chengdu Polytechnic (CDP) and Panyu Polytechnic (PYP) respectively. Every year, SIT sends about 40 students to each centre for a 2-Week Immersion Program. The program includes Cultural talks & Studies, Student interaction, visits to local enterprises & incubation centres and leisure activities.